Unique Books and Literary Gifts

Founded in 2011, Notting Hill Editions is an independent British publisher of beautiful and collectable books for the curious reader.

Fashion: A Manifesto

by Anouchka Grose

‘Delicious and substantive. Grose’s wry tone makes her manifesto a joy, but this small book (enticingly produced, with pink cloth covers) has a serious intent.’ Claire Messud, Harper’s Magazine

A Strange Life: Selected Essays of Louisa May Alcott

A Strange Life – Selected Essays of Louisa May Alcott

by Louisa May Alcott

‘In bringing together opinion pieces, travelogues and personal snippets, this pocket-sized volume opens fascinating windows into Alcott’s mind.’
Times Literary Supplement

Frida Kahlo and My Left Leg

by Emily Rapp Black

‘A book without parallel, a book that will become well-worn by readers who have passed it on, saying, “Here, you have to read this.” ’ Katie Ford

Writers’ Picks

Roger Scruton

Roger Scruton’s
Top Three

The Mystery of Being Human: God, Freedom and the NHS by Raymond Tallis
Damian Barr

Damian Barr’s
Top Three

All That Is Worth Remembering by William Hazlitt
Drawn From Life: Selected Essays of Michel de Montaigne by Michel de Montaigne
Margaret Drabble

Margaret Drabble’s
Top Three

Drawn From Life: Selected Essays of Michel de Montaigne by Michel de Montaigne
Triptych: Three Studies after Francis Bacon by Jonathan Littell
Amanda Ross

Amanda Ross’
Top Three

Five Ways of Being a Painting and other Essays by William Max Nelson